Horizon 2020 Space Information Day

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ZIP-file Main Presentations (41 MB)

ZIP-file Short Presentations (16 MB)

Day 1: Tuesday, 4 October


Registration during welcome coffee

11:30 – 13:30

Brokerage Session I (pre-booked bilateral meetings)

Only for participants who booked meetings in advance through the event-website

From 13:00

Lunch Break (and registration)


Welcome by

Adriana Krnáčová, Mayor of Prague
Gian Gherardo Calini, Head of Market Development department, European GNSS Agency (GSA)
Václav Kobera, Director of ITS, Space and R&D department, Ministry of transport
Karel Dobeš, Government Commissioner for the Collaboration with the European GNSS Agency (GSA)


Horizon 2020

Horizon 2020 Space work programme 2016-2017
Mats Ljungqvist, I/1 Space Policy and Research, DG GROW, European Commission

Horizon 2020 Applications in Satellite Navigation 2017
Carmen Aguilera, Aviation and H2020 Call Coordinator-GSA


Horizon 2020 Participation Rules and lessons learned
Virginia Puzzolo, Head of Project Management sector-REA;
Carmen Aguilera, Market Segment Officer, Aviation, R&D and H2020 Call Coordinator-GSA


Q & A session


Coffee Break


Galileo / EGNOS status

Fiammetta Diani, Deputy Head of Market Development department-GSA



Mats Ljungqvist, I/1 Space Policy and Research, DG GROW, European Commission

18:15 - 18:30

Q & A session

19:15 - 21:00

COSMOS Evening Reception at the Parkhotel Praha, Veletržní 1502/20, 170 00 Praha 7 – Holešovice


Day 2: Wednesday, 5 October




Welcome and logistics

Adrian Klein, German Aerospace Center and Marc Jochemich, German Aerospace Center for COSMOS2020


EGNSS leveraging technology trends towards application innovation

Gian Gherardo Calini, Head of Market Development department-GSA


The added value of Galileo and GNSS funding opportunities: Introduction to Horizon 2020 3rd Call for proposals and success stories: the route from FP7 to H2020 in application development

Case studies:

> UKRAINE: Ukraine Replication, Awareness and Innovation based on EGNSS
Monica Pesce

>  From TAXISAT to inLane: Towards Low Cost GNSS and Computer Vision Fusion for Accurate Lane Level Navigation and Enhanced Automatic Map Generation
Gorka Vélez

Case studiy

> ELAASTIC: European Location As A Service Targeting International Commerce
Yves Capelle

11:00  Coffee Break


Case study:

> EASY Pv: EGNSS high Accuracy System improving Photovoltaic plants maintenance

Fabio Menichetti

Case studies:

> GENIUS and E-KnoT: E-GNSS Knowledge Triangle
Kristina Kudlich
> GNSS.AsiA, GNSS.AsiA2 and POSITION: Industrial cooperation across continents-Polish Support to Innovation and Technology Incubation
Mark Lützner, Wojciech Drewczyński


Parallel Sessions


Short presentation session A:

Space-based Services & Applications

Short presentation session B:

Space Technology and Science


Lunch Break 

and booking of meetings for Brokerage Session II


Fostering Entrepreneurship in Space and its Applications


Coffee and networking opportunities (available until the end of event)


Brokerage Session II
Meetings with speakers (from the short presentation sessions and other speakers incl. GSA staff), booked at the event during lunch break


End of event


The Infoday was organised by COSMOS2020, the European Global Navigation Satellite Systems Agency GSA

and the Technology Centre of the Czech Academy of Sciences.

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closed since 31 Dec 2017
Registration 1 Jan – 31 Dec
Meeting Selection 1 Jan – 31 Dec
Event 1 Jan – 31 Dec
Language English
Costs Free of charge
Venue Venue
Bilateral Meetings
Participants 64
Meetings 802
Austria 14
Belarus 4
Belgium 113
Brasil 3
Bulgaria 15
Croatia 8
Cyprus 4
Czech Republic 65
Denmark 6
Estonia 4
Finland 2
France 79
Germany 101
Greece 46
Hungary 1
Iceland 1
India 4
International Organisation 24
Ireland 3
Israel 11
Italy 96
Japan 1
Latvia 2
Lithuania 8
Luxembourg 7
Malta 1
Morrocco 1
Netherlands 30
Norway 2
Others 4
Poland 170
Portugal 115
Republic of Kosovo 1
Republic of Macedonia 1
Romania 5
Russia 5
Serbia 8
Slovak Republic 12
Slovenia 68
South Africa 3
Spain 80
Sweden 12
Switzerland 11
Tunesia 1
Turkey 45
Ukraine 26
United Kingdom 49
United States of America 4
Total 1276
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